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Committee Conducts Nocturnal Inspection Of APC Convention Venue, Gives Update On Preps

The All Progressive Congress (APC) committee on the venue, decorations and site servicing for the forthcoming convention have given an update on preparations so far, after visiting Eagle Square, Abuja, which is the proposed venue for the event.

Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong, who is the Committee Chairman, after inspecting the venue on Friday in Abuja, said it would begin erecting structures for the convention.

“We are preparing the venue for the convention. There was science and technology exhibition which was concluded today, by tomorrow we will start putting our structures.

“We want to ensure that the security inspect the place and to guarantee that there is adequate security for all delegates and everybody that is coming here,” he said .

Gov. Lalong said his committee had engaged with relevant stakeholders and organisations to ensure that the venue and associated services were put in place for delegates and officials during the convention.

He said the committee was working in synergy with the committees on security, and election to ensure proper coordination of delegates and the electoral processes .

The national convention of the APC is scheduled for March 26, 2022 after a purported protracted scheming game by the Gov. Mai Mala Buni-led Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee .